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‘Punch’ row SNP councillor accused of sexual harassment

Edinburgh
A general view of Liberton Brae. Picture: Googlemaps

Man robbed car before 100mph police chase ended in crash

Crime

Video: ‘Beast from the East’ set to blast Scotland with Siberian chill

News
The Proclaimers performing at Party at the Palacein Linlithgow, Picture: Michael Gillen

The Proclaimers to play two nights at Edinburgh Playhouse

Edinburgh

Man ‘dragged out of his vehicle’ in attempted carjacking at retail park

Edinburgh

Comic being sued by ex-husband for Edinburgh Fringe marriage routine

Edinburgh

Revealed: 'depressing' levels of plastic on beaches around Edinburgh

News

Revealed: 'depressing' levels of plastic on beaches around Edinburgh

News
2 vehicles were involved in the incdent.

2 vehicles involved in crash at Fort Kinnard

Edinburgh

Helen Martin: Why cyclists should all be ‘lightmares’

Helen Martin
Craig Laidlaw gets to work as MSP Joe FitzPatrick and the other graduates of the work placement scheme look on. Picture: Alan Richardson

BT connects young workers with skills

News
Staff member Beth Fisher at Earthy Food Stores, Canonmills. 'Pic Neil Hanna

Future of Earthy in doubt after business in administration

Edinburgh
Lisa Stephenson. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Cancer survivor who defied odds smashes Maggie’s fundraising aim

News 2
Fergus 'Johnnie' Graham completed 32 operational flights

Bomber Command gunner Fergus ‘Johnnie’ Graham remembered

News
Screenings for mothers and babies can be a lifeline for new mums. Picture: Cate Gillon

Parents could be allowed to bring babies to watch 15-rated films

Entertainment 3

Leith unites to help homeless man drenched with bucket of water

News 28
Ryan Montgomery receives the Dougie Geddes award from Corstorphine Rotary Club president Arthur Barlow

‘Remarkable’ Ryan is a real lifesaver

News 1

Top city firms named at Edinburgh Business Awards

Business 1

‘My sister was with me every step of the way to Everest Base Camp’

News 2

Family of Edinburgh mum who died in bin lorry crash agree £800k compensation

News
A general view of Liberton Brae. Picture: Googlemaps

Man robbed car before 100mph police chase ended in crash

Crime 1
Arron Hunt denies the charges at Livingston High Court

Father who denies raping drunk woman was ‘just being a selfish pig’

Crime
Arron Hunt denied the charge at Livingston Sheriff Court

Man denies raping drunk woman who was incapable of consent

Edinburgh
A man was dragged out his car in an attempted robbery at a retail park. Picture; Google Maps

Man ‘dragged out of his vehicle’ in attempted carjacking at retail park

Edinburgh

Man kept owl heads in jam jars to sell as artefacts for witches

Crime

Family pay tribute to killer murdered in prison

Crime 2

Family confirm first sighting of missing Liam Colgan

Crime

West Lothian man assaulted his neighbour and smashed in window

Our Region
Steam trains at Waverley Station (1949). The Edinburgh-Glasgow line was Scotland's first inter city railway. Picture: TSPL

From the archive: Edinburgh-Glasgow train line opens 176 years ago

Entertainment

ScotRail passengers hit by major signalling disruption

Transport
2 vehicles were involved in the incdent.

2 vehicles involved in crash at Fort Kinnard

Edinburgh
Emergency services are on the scene.

UPDATE: Incident cleared following accident on Quality Street

Edinburgh

In Pictures: 5 Edinburgh roads ‘ravaged by potholes’

Edinburgh

Huge repair backlog leaves Edinburgh roads ‘most potholed for 20 years’

News 19
Network Rail say 2500 staff will be working around the clock to complete the works. Picture: Contributed

Network Rail ‘will work around clock’ to finish £23m upgrades

News

Hunt for motorist who abandoned car on bypass causing traffic chaos

Edinburgh

Lesley Macinnes: We know potholes are frustrating

Edinburgh 1

Cycling allocated 10% of Edinburgh’s transport budget

Edinburgh 8

Edinburgh car parking rate rise branded ‘highway robbery’

Transport 19
Care at home is seen as the ideal situation for many.

Care in crisis: Edinburgh’s social care leader outlines how extra £4 million will be invested

News 1
Mervyn Miller (age 70)'. Edinburgh charity Birthlink help people affected by adoption.

Edinburgh pensioner mourns loss of funding for Birthlink charity

Health
Liz Leckie is planning to take her motorbike around Europe. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Liz Leckie: You can’t crush my spirit, Cancer

Opinion
Medical marijuana on display at a dispensary in Los Angeles, California. Picture: Getty

Calls for British boy to be given medical cannabis licence

News
Among the other controversial proposals are introducing portion limits on the size of takeaway, pub and restaurant meals. Picture: PA

Plans to curb junk food and takeaway portion size in Scotland

Politics
NHS staff across Edinburgh and the Lothians face the worst wait in Scotland to get a parking ticket, Photo by Jayne Wright

Lothian NHS staff worst hit over parking permit queue

Health 5
Plans to move maintenance helpdesk jobs from Little France to Lanarkshire have been attacked

Concern over move to ‘centralise’ Edinburgh Royal Infirmary fixers

News 3

Family’s video of teen’s struggle with cerebral palsy goes viral

Our Region 3

Hibs star donates £40k to charity in memory of starlet David Paul

Health 6

Terminally ill mum praises yoga centre after break-in

News

Celebrating 70 years of the National Health Service

News 1
Potholes can occur after a road has been dug up by a utility firm (Picture: Neil Hanna)

Donald Anderson: Why potholes are an ever-present problem

Opinion 1
Auditors say the Government aren't fully funding their childcare promises. Picture: Michael Gillen

Daniel Johnson: SNP doesn’t value local solutions

Opinion
Old age may have its advantages but the downside weighs more heavily on Susan Dalgety (Picture: Getty)

Susan Dalgety: How old folk are going to bleed Scotland dry

Opinion 4
The infamous pledge on the pro-Brexit campaign bus (Picture: Getty Images)

Susan Dalgety: The bus that tells the truth about Brexit

Opinion

Susan Dalgety: Why rich Edinburgh should pay more council tax

Opinion 2

Darren McGarvey: Personal responsibility is a left-wing issue too

Opinion

Euan McGrory: Elise Christie has had a crushing run of bad luck

Opinion

Liz Leckie: You can’t crush my spirit, Cancer

Opinion
Former Edinburgh councillor Lewis Ritchie.

‘Punch’ row SNP councillor accused of sexual harassment

Edinburgh
Homes now on sale CALA Homes development "The Crescent" in the grounds of former Donaldson's College.

First look: luxury flats in the ground’s of former Donaldson’s school now on sale

Business
Lewis Ritchie

‘Punch’ row councillor Lewis Ritchie quits SNP

Politics 2
Potholes can occur after a road has been dug up by a utility firm (Picture: Neil Hanna)

Donald Anderson: Why potholes are an ever-present problem

Opinion 1
Auditors say the Government aren't fully funding their childcare promises. Picture: Michael Gillen

Daniel Johnson: SNP doesn’t value local solutions

Opinion
The infamous pledge on the pro-Brexit campaign bus (Picture: Getty Images)

Susan Dalgety: The bus that tells the truth about Brexit

Opinion
A three per cent council tax increase isn't too much to ask when children are not getting enough to eat

Susan Dalgety: Why rich Edinburgh should pay more council tax

Opinion 2

Holyrood to back higher taxes for middle-earning Scots

Politics 6

Care in crisis: Edinburgh’s social care leader outlines how extra £4 million will be invested

News 1

Darren McGarvey: Personal responsibility is a left-wing issue too

Opinion

Scotland needs more ethnic minority head teachers, says Sarwar

Politics 3
Scotland rugby fans

8 of the best bars in the Capital to watch Saturday’s... Calcutta Cup match

Entertainment
Homes now on sale CALA Homes development "The Crescent" in the grounds of former Donaldson's College.

First look: luxury flats in the ground’s of former Donaldson’s school now on sale

Business
Manager James Brown says the award is down to the hotel's hard-working staff. Picture: Jane Barlow

Customers are lords of the Kings Manor hotel

Edinburgh

Whisky Distillery Tester wanted - Is this Scotland’s best job?

Edinburgh

Edinburgh named as UK’s top city for inward investment

Business